Pete Alexander leads Bizzaz past Visitors, 4-2


COLO SPGS Bizzaz 4, Martian Visitors 2
Game 53

FINAL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Visitors 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 ? 5 ? 0 ?
Bizzaz 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 - 4 ? 8 ? 0 ?
W: Alexander, P. (5-7)
L: Perranoski, R. (4-3)
S: McQuillan, H. (2)
HR: E.Battey(3rd), H.Thompson(7th)


Pete Alexander pitched 8 strong innings as the COLO SPGS Bizzaz defeated the Martian Visitors 4 to 2 at Shea Stadium '78.

COLO SPGS scored the decisive runs in a big bottom of the 8th inning with 3 runs on 3 hits. After an out was recorded, Mickey Rivers keyed the rally when he ripped a base-knock. Jose Oquendo stepped up to the plate and he lashed a single. Earl Battey then lofted a three-run 'big-fly' (his 3rd of the season). COLO SPGS ended up with 8 hits for the game while Martian had 5.

Alexander(5-7) got the win allowing 2 runs in 8 innings. Hugh McQuillan gained credit for his 2nd save. Ron Perranoski(4-3) absorbed the loss in relief.


at Shea Stadium '78


Martian Visitors

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
O. Vizquel SS 4 0 0 0 .218
C. Geronimo CF 4 0 1 0 .322
G. Brett 3B 4 0 0 0 .352
G. Luzinski LF 4 0 0 0 .245
M. Grace 1B 3 1 1 0 .280
B. Mazeroski 2B 3 1 1 1 .249
T. Armas RF 3 0 2 0 .218
J. Archer C 2 0 0 1 .223
S. Koufax P 2 0 0 0 .125
   A - T. Taylor PH 1 0 0 0 .162
R. Perranoski P 0 0 0 0 .500
D. Smith P 0 0 0 0 .400
Totals 30 2 5 2

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
S. Koufax 7 5 1 1 1 8 1 102 2.28
R. Perranoski (L, 4-3)B(4) 0.1 3 3 3 0 0 1 20 4.08
D. Smith 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2.91
Totals 8 8 4 4 1 8 2

COLO SPGS Bizzaz

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
J. Oquendo SS 4 1 1 0 .253
E. Battey C 3 1 1 3 .271
R. Collins 1B 4 0 1 0 .340
B. Williams LF 4 0 0 0 .239
H. Thompson 3B 3 1 1 1 .230
T. Lazzeri 2B 3 0 3 0 .227
C. Flood CF 3 0 0 0 .188
T. Oliva RF 3 0 0 0 .305
P. Alexander P 2 0 0 0 .167
   B - M. Rivers PH 1 1 1 0 .200
N. Charlton P 0 0 0 0 .000
H. McQuillan P 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 4 8 4

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
P. Alexander (W, 5-7) 8 5 2 2 0 1 0 107 3.98
N. Charlton (H, 5) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 4.27
H. McQuillan (S, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 3.00
Totals 9 5 2 2 0 1 0


A-Pinch Hit For Koufax In 8th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Alexander In 8th Inning

ATTENDANCE- 28,631
T- 2:35
LEFT ON BASE- Visitors: 2 Bizzaz: 3
DOUBLE PLAYS- Visitors: 2 Bizzaz: 1
DOUBLES- T.Armas(1st), T.Lazzeri(6th)
TRIPLES- B.Mazeroski(3rd)
HOME RUNS- E.Battey(3rd), H.Thompson(7th)
SACRIFICE FLIES- J.Archer
WALKS- E.Battey
STRIKE OUTS- S.Koufax, R.Collins-2, B.Williams, H.Thompson-2, C.Flood-2,
T.Oliva
GIDP- G.Brett, B.Williams, C.Flood










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